Although the traditional concept of networking still holds weight, as you step into your new internship or job, don’t show you’re newbie hand by making common rookie networking mistakes.
Building a good relationship with your boss isn’t always an easy thing to do, but to ensure success in your role and even later in your career its necessary. We’re all familiar with the idea that all employees hate their bosses that we see depicted in movies and TV shows but that shouldn’t be the norm or what is expected at work.
Career shifts may seem like you are being pushed back further in your career, but when you love what you are doing, it shows and you’ll find yourself focusing on your development with a new sense of urgency. The best advice sometimes comes from within our own experiences, when Google simply doesn’t have all the answers.
Going through life alone and dealing with personal problems yourself isn’t reasonable or ideal. We need our friends and family to get through the toughest times with us, and share our most memorable moments with us. The same thing is true for your professional life – you need someone to help you when you feel like you’re just going through the motions.